Jakob Luke Dylan (born December 9, 1969) is an American singer and songwriter who rose to fame as the lead singer and songwriter for the rock band The Wallflowers, with which he has released six albums since 1992. Dylan is the primary songwriter for The Wallflowers and is credited with penning notable hits such as "One Headlight" and "6th Avenue Heartache". "One Headlight" is listed at No.58 in Rolling Stone's list of the 100 Greatest Pop Songs and won two Grammy Awards.
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- Jakob Dylan discusses new albumhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02chrz2.jpg2012-08-01T23:00:00ZJakob Dylan has been telling 6 Music News about the forthcoming new album from his band The Wallflowers. It will be out on October 1st and it's called 'Glad All Over'. Dylan has reunited with the Wallflowers' original bandmembers, Greg Richling and Rami Jaffee and the album also features contributions from long-time Wallflowers guitarist Stuart Mathis and drummer Jack Irons, who played with Pearl Jam and Red Hot Chili Peppers. The album also features Mick Jones from the Clash, who playes on a track called 'Reboot The Mission' and Jakob hasn't ruled out collaborating with Jones on stage when the band tour the UK. This will be The Wallflowers' sixth studio album and their first for seven years and Jakob told 6 Music's Adrian Larkin more about it.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/2f877714-727d-490b-94fb-a8d32ee4cea5?clipfocus=p00wvlg1Selected ClipSelected ClipAudio 3 mins
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